Cloakroom: October 7 – October 11

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House Cloakroom:

Analysis: The schedule this week remains unsettled. The House is likely to continue sending targeted funding bills to the Senate. Since President Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) shut down the government to protect Obamacare, the House has sent more than a dozen funding bills to the Senate.

Major Committee Action:

Senate Cloakroom:

Analysis: If the pattern holds, the Senate will continue to ignore House-passed bills that fund things like veterans benefits.

Major Committee Action: